Articles by: Liberal Lamp Post

Should fictional Sgt. Nicholas Brody have been exempted from the NDAA? (credit: Showtime Promotional Image)

UPDATE: Senators Seek To Formalize Obama’s Indefinite Detention Loophole

Six Democrats and five Republicans seek to defend civil liberties – but how would this proposal affect Sgt. Nicholas Brody?

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Obama Worked Furiously To Restrict Romney’s Use Of Predator Drones

Obama Worked Furiously To Restrict Romney’s Use Of Predator Drones

Obama must have doubted Romney’s ability to weigh the risks and rewards of using unmanned drones.

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Three Wal-Mart Workers Allegedly Kill Shoplifter In Georgia Parking Lot (VIDEO)

Three Wal-Mart Workers Allegedly Kill Shoplifter In Georgia Parking Lot (VIDEO)

Three Wal-Mart employees were found sitting on top of the dead man – and this isn’t the first time the retail giant has used unnecessary force.

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The Great Recession was a great wealth booster for the world's wealthiest family.

World’s Richest Family Takes $180 Million More From Americans

Walmart’s Walton family will have an even merrier Christmas this year at the expense of the U.S. Treasury.

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One of 9 Protestors Arrested In Front Of California Walmart On Black Friday

Police Arrest Priest, Eight Others At Walmart Protest In California (VIDEO)

Crowds were larger than Walmart admitted – look at this video of 1,000 supporters if you don’t believe me.

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Walmart Strikers Energized By Large Turnouts Nationwide (IMAGES/VIDEO)

Collection of top media from Walmart workers striking ‘For Respect.’

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Walmart Protestor Arrested Inside Portland Store

Walmart Protestor Arrested Inside Portland Store

Walmart has beefed up security across the nation, hiring armed guards in some stores.

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Feds Won’t Stop Walmart Black Friday Strike, Walmart Threatens Firings

Feds Won’t Stop Walmart Black Friday Strike, Walmart Threatens Firings

Walmart employees take heroic action to fight for living wages, consumers’ attention, and a more just economy.

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Walmart Tricks Police Into Handcuffing Organizer Of Black Friday Strike

Walmart Tricks Police Into Handcuffing Organizer Of Black Friday Strike

Orlando Walmart manager lies to police to humiliate former employee and instigate false public arrest.

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Barbara Bush Advises Would-Be Secessionists To Get Over Themselves, Move On

Barbara Bush Advises Would-Be Secessionists To Get Over Themselves, Move On

As Texas secession signatures top 100,000, matron of the Bush family is plain tired of all the ugliness.

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BP Accepts Record $4.5 Billion U.S. Fine, Pleads Guilty To Felony Obstruction

BP’s total civil and criminal liability costs top $46 billion.

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The first Occupy call to action, Sept. 2011

How The Occupy Movement Helped Obama Win – And Why That’s A Good Thing

Obama’s writings on the 99% vs. the 1% predate the Occupy movement.

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Obama on economy, two days after being reelected

Obama To GOP – ‘Americans Agree With Me,’ Will Veto Bush Tax Cuts (VIDEO)

Fresh off his decisive win, Obama reminded intransigent Republicans Americans are on his side.

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Malia and Sasha veg with their Dad

Obama’s Daughter Makes Save On Election Night, Becomes Crowd Favorite (VIDEO)

Let’s put aside the political bickering for a sec and just absorb this sweet first family moment.

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Ohio Judge Orders Woman To Hold ‘Idiot’ Sign For Driving On Sidewalk (VIDEO)

Ohio Judge Orders Woman To Hold ‘Idiot’ Sign For Driving On Sidewalk (VIDEO)

Woman who careened down sidewalk on a daily basis now branded as an idiot in Cleveland.

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Post-Election Boehner Flip Flops On Taxes, Obamacare, And Immigration (VIDEO)

Post-Election Boehner Flip Flops On Taxes, Obamacare, And Immigration (VIDEO)

Running Scared: Will Tea Party radicalism or a more centrist approach win the 2012 battle for Boehner’s soul?

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Boehner And McConnell Reject Obama’s Calls After Win, Say They’re ‘Sleeping’

Boehner And McConnell Reject Obama’s Calls After Win, Say They’re ‘Sleeping’

On election night, the GOP leadership was tucked safely in bed, while visions of a billion lost on a failed campaign danced in their heads.

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5 Things Obama’s Decisive Victory Says About America (VIDEO)

5 Things Obama’s Decisive Victory Says About America (VIDEO)

Obama won the referendum on his Presidency with an electoral college landslide. But why?

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Toke Up! Washington And Colorado Become First States To End Marijuana Prohibition

Toke Up! Washington And Colorado Become First States To End Marijuana Prohibition

Voters approve Washington’s Measure 502 and Colorado’s Amendment 64, marking a historic gain for stoners everywhere.

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Franklin County, OH Shuts Down ‘True the Vote’ Suppression Group

Franklin County, OH Shuts Down ‘True the Vote’ Suppression Group

Vote suppressors falsified documents to file 1,077 voter challenges in just one Ohio county.

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